David Attenborough Says Hello

David Attenborough’s voice was the seminal soundtrack to my development as a biologist. It was his narration I heard in my head extolling the wonders of the living things I saw during my scuba dives, fieldwork, and time spent outdoors.

So it may amuse you that it is not the news that Sir Attenborough plans on narrating a decade-later follow up to BBC’s Planet Earth that excites me, but rather the discovery that this video of the renowned naturalist himself providing commentary of the beginning of Adele’s “Hello” exists:

#flipphone y’all